Man pushes BMW birthday gift into a river because he was angry it wasn’t a Jaguar

A man in northern India pushed a brand new car into a river because he was angry his parents bought him a BMW instead of a Jaguar for his birthday.

According to the Daily Mail, Akash from Haryana believed to be the son of a local landlord, ditched the BMW M3 in the river, but later joined other drivers to try and save it.

BMWs cost around 3.5 million rupees (about $49,000) locally, while Jaguars are more expensive, costing about five million rupees, or $70,000.

Police are investigating the incident, local media report.